Hindi translation of honour
honourPowered by COBUILD [Am honor]Word forms: honours, honouring, honoured /ˈɒnə ˈऑनअ/
Word forms: honours, honouring, honoured
Definitions and Translations
1. uncountable noun
Honour means doing what you believe to be right and being confident that you have done what is right.
नैतिक उच्चता nf
⇒ I do not believe I can any longer serve with honour as a member of your government.
2. countable noun
An honour is a special award or job that is given to someone for something they have done.
सम्मानार्थ प्रदत्त नौकरी nf
⇒ He was showered with honours — among them an Oscar.
3. transitive verb
If someone is honoured, they are given public praise or an award for something they have done.
⇒ Two American surgeons were honoured with the 1990 Nobel Prize for Medicine.
If something is arranged in honour of a particular event, it is arranged in order to celebrate that event.
के सम्मान में
(किसी अवसर घटना को) मनाने के लिए
5. singular noun
If you describe something that has happened to you as an honour, you mean that you are pleased and proud about it.
⇒ It's an honour to finally work with her.
6. passive verb
If you say that you would be honoured to do something, you are saying very politely and formally that you would be pleased to do it.
(कुछ करने में) सम्मान या संतुष्टि महसूस करना
(कुछ करने में) गौरवान्वित अनुभव करना
⇒ I'd be honoured to accept.
7. transitive verb
If you honour an arrangement or promise, you keep to it.
का पालन करना
का सम्मान करना
का आदर करना
⇒ They promised to honour the new agreement.
8. vocative noun
Judges are sometimes called Your Honour or referred to as His Honour or Her Honour.
न्यायाधीश को दिया जाने वाला संबोधन
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Example Sentences Including 'honour'
I daresay they'll ask her to be matron of honour , just to show the press how amicable everything is.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
Newscaster Sir Trevor McDonald (no relation), presenting the honour , was taken aback by his namesake's decision not to accept the prize.RESCUING ROSE (2002)
He was too dazzled by the honour of my invitation to refuse.NOTHING TO WEAR AND NOWHERE TO HIDE: A Collection of Short Stories
Trends of 'honour'
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'honour' in Other Languages
- Arabic: شَرَف
- Brazilian Portuguese: honra
- Chinese: 荣誉
- Croatian: čast
- Czech: čest
- Danish: ære
- Dutch: eer
- European Spanish: honor
- Finnish: kunnia arvo
- French: honneur
- German: Ehre
- Greek: τιμή υπόληψη
- Italian: onore
- Japanese: 道義心
- Korean: 명예
- Norwegian: ære
- Polish: honor
- Portuguese: honra
- Romanian: onoare
- Russian: честь
- Spanish: honor
- Swedish: ära
- Thai: เกียรติยศ
- Turkish: onur şeref
- Ukrainian: честь
- Vietnamese: danh dự
Translation of honour from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary